Preservation Louisville hosts an educational series designed to give participants an in-depth look at various preservation issues and methods of maintaining and preserving historic buildings. Called Hands on History, Preservation Louisville is co-sponsoring this lecture series along with the Metro Louisville Historic Landmarks Commission and the Kentucky Heritage Council/State Historic Preservation Office. Hands on History programs are presented with support from The Brown-Forman Corporation. Throughout the series, participants will learn practical, hands-on techniques for working with original materials and finishes to maintain, restore and preserve historic elements.
Workshops are held on the 2nd Saturday of each month from 1-4 pm, September through April at The Brennan House Historic Home, 631 S. 5th St.
Have you ever wondered
How to Research Your Old House
Saturday, December 12th
1:00pm - 4:00pm
The registration fee is $30 or
$20 for Preservation Louisville Members
This session of Hands on History will explore methods of research to uncover the story of your house. It is less about architectural history, and more about the history of the building and the people who owned and lived in it. Learn how to use resources such as maps, census data, city directories, land conveyances, photographs, newspapers and local histories as well as where you can find these research tools. This session will give provide a guide to constructing a history of your home.
Victorian Holiday Tours
Presented by The Brennan House &
The Conrad-Caldwell House
DISCOUNTED Price of $15.00
PL Members enjoy discounts on our workshops & events,
they also recieve the following benefits from local historic
sites and hardware stores! CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO.
We want to help more people Save Places That Matter! We want to organize more events, host more workshops, continue to grow our Save Our Shotguns program and build our impact on our community. We simply can't do all of this without your help! Preservation Louisville is a small non-profit and your tax-deductible donation will make a major impact on our work.
We realize that preserving this architectural heritage is what makes Louisville so attractive and unique. Wouldn't you like to say you had a part in preserving Louisville's past and promoting its future? Help us out with a tax-deductible donation to Preservation Louisville. Your donation will make a difference and help us preserve our city's history!
Shop & Support Preservation!
Preservation Louisville is participating in an new program through
Amazon called Amazon Smile. Every time you make a purchase
through Amazon, Preservation Louisville will receive 0.5% of the
purchase price in donations, at a no additional cost to you!
Swipe your Kroger Plus Card and
Support Preservation Louisville!
Kroger's Community Rewards program makes it easy to support Preservation Louisville. Just a few clicks and you are helping preserve your city's heritage!
1. Register online at krogercommunityrewards.com
2. Have your Kroger Plus card ready (if you do not have one, you may obtain one at the customer service desk at any Kroger)
3. Sign up for a Kroger Rewards Account by entering your zip code, clicking on your favorite store, entering an email address and a password.
4. Check your email for a confirmation and follow the link in the email.
5. Click on 'My Account' then 'Edit Kroger Community Rewards' and input your Kroger Plus card number.
6. Enter our NPO Number (30051) and/or 'Preservation Louisville' as the organization name. Select our organization.
7. To verify you are enrolled correctly, you will see our organizations name on the right side of the information screen.
|Preservation Louisville, the Fairness Campaign, the Williams-Nichols Collection, the Kentucky Heritage Council and State Historic Preservation Office have partnered to launch the "Kentucky LGBT Heritage Initiative." This initiative results from a $25,000 matching grant from the National Park Service as part of their recent initiative to increase the number of listings in the National Register of Historic Places (National Register) associated with Latinos and other underrepresented communities, including African Americans, Asian Americans, and LGBT Americans.|
Preservation Louisville, the Fairness Campaign, the Williams-Nichols Collection, the Kentucky Heritage Council and State Historic Preservation Office have partnered to launch the "Kentucky LGBT Heritage Initiative." This initiative results from a $25,000 matching grant from the National Park Service as part of their recent initiative to increase the number of listings in the National Register of Historic Places (National Register) associated with Latinos and other underrepresented communities, including African Americans, Asian Americans, and LGBT Americans.
SAVE OUR SHOTGUNS!
If you want to volunteer or have a group that needs
service hours please contact us!
firstname.lastname@example.org or 502-540-5146.
Preservation Louisville is pleased to partner with
Art Eatables: Kentucky’s Premiere Bourbon Chocolatier
on a new fundraiser that highlights Preservation + Art!
The Louisville Landmarks Series
Historic Architecture & Artisan Chocolates
Collect All 5!
The Louisville Landmarks Series consists of 5 distinct chocolate
collections, each dedicated to a specific historic building with a
specially commissioned rendering of the home by a local artist!
The Brennan House, Conrad-Caldwell House & Museum,
Farmington, Whitehall House & Gardens and the Thomas Edison
House Museum are all featured in this limited edition release.
Each Limited Edition Box is $12 and a portion of the proceeds
support Preservation Louisville and the 5 Historic Homes!
Due to the fragile nature and the cost of shipping this product
we recommend in-store pickup at Art Eatables on Theater Square
631 South Fourth Street Louisville, KY.
Details on East-end pickup loacation coming soon!
For out of town orders please e-mail
email@example.com to discuss shipping otions.
After a completed purchase a voucher will be e-mailed with
information for Art Eatables pickup locations.
Need some local swag?
Get it Here & Support Preservation Louisville!
Check out our Preservation T-Shirts!
Preservation Districts T-Shirt in Black
Sizes Small-2XL $25
Preservation Districts T-Shirt in White
Sizes Med-XL $25
Buy a Preservation S.O.S. T-Shirt below &
Help Save Our Shotguns!
T-Shirts are $25 and 100% of the proceeds go to the Preservation S.O.S program!
Sizes S-XXL $25
Preservation Districts Art Print $10
8x8 art print on acid free paper, Ready for framing!
Local Landmarks Art Print $10
8x8 art print on acid free paper, Ready for framing!
What is Pizza and Preservation?
Pizza and Preservation is a neighborhood outreach program that works in collaboration with neighborhood organizations to inform the public on issues related to historic preservation and the work of Preservation Louisville. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO.
As a Metro Louisville citywide non-profit historic preservation organization,
Preservation Louisville works in partnership with local, state and national organizations to promote the preservation of our community’s historic resources through education and advocacy. Preservation Louisville also provides education, technical information and resources.
The group is based at The Brennan House Historic Home
For more information click here or
e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or
call (502) 540-5146